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stack sizes and pot odds - Sat Aug 18, 2012, 10:00 AM
milehigh0874's Avatar
Since: Aug 2011
Posts: 256
this is from a premier league game ,i was a little distracted when this hand came up, i had a quick look at the action but was a bit asleep about what the stack sizes where and how much players had behind and just hit the fold button

this may seem a silly question but given the situation ,amount to call, and the odds to call should this be a snap call for me here?
Sat Aug 18, 2012, 11:22 AM
TrumpinJoe's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 4,557
Instant fold. Don't be results oriented. Focus on making good decisions.
Sat Aug 18, 2012, 04:01 PM
magiciantom's Avatar
Since: Oct 2011
Posts: 61
Instant shove imo. The guy has 3BB so he is shoving a very wide range there. Unless you think the limper is trapping I'd shove here faster than the speed of sound.
Sun Aug 19, 2012, 02:03 PM
JWK24's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 24,802
Hi milehigh!

With this being a league game, I need to play this much, much more cautious than I would in a cash tourney.

There is a limp and then a shove before me and I still have the big blind behind me that could make it a 4-way pot and A7 does not play very well in a 3/4-way pot, so I'm going to muck this here everytime in a league game.

If I'm in a pot with three opps, even if they're all shoving as wide as a top 25% hand... my A7 only has 18% equity and I don't want to be in hands in league games where I'm not an overwhelming favorite in the hand.

Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.

John (JWK24)


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